Naval Aviation in the Korean War: Cover of Darkness v. 1
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Naval Aviation in the Korean War: Cover of Darkness v. 1 : Reflections of War

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The first part of this book covers the role of US aircraft carriers and aircraft in stopping the North Korean initial push to the south and also their role in the famous Inchon Landing and Pusan Perimeter Break out. The last part of the first chapter deals with naval operations during the Marine's Chosin Reservoir march to the sea in December 1950.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 304 pages
  • 172 x 246 x 22mm | 821g
  • Pen & Sword Books Ltd
  • Pen & Sword Aviation
  • South Yorkshire, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 250 75% colour 25% mono
  • 1848844883
  • 9781848844889
  • 543,553

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This history of carrier operations off the coast of North Korea draws on recollections from pilots who flew the missions and their support personnel. Appendices list US Navy carrier deployments in the Korean War, US Navy aircraft lost in the Korean War, and aircraft shot down by Navy pilots in the war. The book includes color and b&w historical photos. Author Thompson is a military aviation historian. Book Newsshow more